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CHK Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Chesapeake Energy Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Exploration and Production; Marketing, Gathering, and Compression; and Oilfield Services. It holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin of West Virginia and Pennsylvania; and the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin of north-central Texas. The company also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio and Pennsylvania; the Granite Wash/Hogshooter, Cleveland, Tonkawa, and Mississippi Lime plays in the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, and southern Kansas; and the Niobrara Shale in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. It owns interests in approximately 46,800 natural gas and oil wells. As of December 31, 2013, the company’s proved reserves were 2.678 billion barrels of oil equivalent. In addition, it provides natural gas, oil, and NGL marketing services, including commodity price structuring, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells and other producers. Further, the company offers various oilfield services comprising drilling, hydraulic fracturing, oilfield rentals, rig relocation, fluid handling, and disposal and manufacturing of natural gas compressor packages. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Why Chesapeake’s stock performance reflects caution from investors

2 Sep 2014, 11:00 amOn June 16, Chesapeake declared a quarterly dividend of $0.0875 per share, which amounted to $0.35 annualized. The dividend represented an annual yield of 1.30%. Year-to-date, the stock is up 5.15%.
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Ex-Div Reminder for Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock

26 Aug 2014, 11:56 amOn 8/28/14, Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s 4.50% Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (NYSE: CHK.PRD) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $1.125, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of CHK.PRD's recent share price of $96.92, this dividend works out to approximately 1.16%, so look for shares of CHK.PRD to trade 1.16% lower — all else being equal — when CHK.PRD shares open for ...
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Chesapeake Energy Is Bolstering Its Balance Sheet

21 Aug 2014, 7:31 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chesapeake Energy , the nation's second largest producer of natural gas, has been reducing its debt and selling noncore assets in an effort to strengthen its balance sheet that may draw investors to the company's stock. Here are some of the moves Chesapeake has made during the past several months to clean up its balance sheet which became loaded with debt under co-founder ...
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Chesapeake Energy Stock Undervalued by 30%

8 Aug 2014, 8:53 amThe recent pullback in the stock provides an attractive entry point, argues Stifel.
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Chesapeake upgraded at Stifel as production growth outlook improves

7 Aug 2014, 10:59 amChesapeake Energy ( CHK -1.1% ) is upgraded to Buy from Hold with a $34 price target at Stifel, which says Q2 earnings confirm its view that CHK is becoming well positioned from a capex efficiency perspective heading into 2015. The firm thinks the stock's current attractive valuation, combined with CHK's increasingly cleaned-up and simplified balance sheet and the recent correction in gas prices ...
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How Will This Ratings Upgrade Affect Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Today?

7 Aug 2014, 9:14 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chesapeake Energy  was upgraded to "buy" from "hold" at Stifel Financial  today. The firm believes that the company's second quarter results confirm that Chesapeake Energy is becoming well-positioned from a capex efficiency perspective heading into 2015.Stifel said it expects the company's 2015 production to come in at the high end of guidance, and believes the stock has ...
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Why Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Is Declining Today

6 Aug 2014, 9:30 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chesapeake Energy shares are down -0.4% to $25.93 on Wednesday after the company reported mixed second quarter financial results that saw the company's net income fall by 68% during the period.The natural gas and oil exploration company reported earnings of 36 cents per diluted share, 8 cents less than analysts were expecting, on revenue of $5.15 billion that was ahead of ...
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Chesapeake Energy 2Q profit drops 68 percent

6 Aug 2014, 6:41 amChesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK) on Wednesday reported net income that declined by 68 percent in its second quarter, and missed analysts' expectations. The Oklahoma City-based company said its net income ...
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What to Expect From Chesapeake Earnings

5 Aug 2014, 1:57 pmChesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) is set to report earnings on Wednesday morning before the opening bell. The natural gas giant has remained of interest to investors even if the stock has largely been ...
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What Chesapeake Energy Is Doing to Energize Its Investors

5 Aug 2014, 1:03 pmRight now the stock is one of the best bargains on the market. Click to view a price quote on CHK . Click to research the Energy industry.